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GREEN BAY, Wis. (Mar. 30, 2021) – Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Green Bay, Todd Blahnik, today announced that eight schools from the diocese received $10,000 awards from the George and Mary Kremer Foundation to help underwrite the tuition costs of children from financially challenged families in their schools. The awards were given to:

  • All Saints Catholic School in Antigo
  • Lourdes Academy Middle School in Oshkosh
  • Roncalli Catholic School in Manitowoc
  • Sacred Heart Catholic School in Shawano
  • St France Xavier Elementary and Middle School in Appleton
  • St. Mary Catholic Middle School in Neenah
  • St. Thomas More Catholic School in Green Bay. 

The Kremer Foundation is dedicated to Catholic education and assists qualified students in financial need to be able to share in the blessing of a Catholic education.  Student award selection is based on financial need without regard to gender, race, nationality, citizenship or religion.  Families who are interested in applying for tuition assistance should reach out directly to their school.


Who we are: As friends and followers of Jesus, the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay is devoted to fostering households and communities of discipleship through the mission and ministry of the Catholic Church. We are missionary disciples striving to lead all people to the Kingdom of God. Established in 1868, the diocese is composed of 324,000 Catholics in 16 counties: Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Forest, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara and Winnebago. 

Contact: Justine Lodl, director of communications, at 920-272-8213 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or Sarah Gietman, communications coordinator, at 920-272-8209 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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